There was never yet an uninteresting life. Such a thing is an impossibility. Inside of the dullest exterior there is a drama, a comedy, and a tragedy.
There is a saying in Tibetan, 'Tragedy should be utilized as a source of strength.' No matter what sort of difficulties, how painful experience is, if we lose our hope, that's our real disaster.
The tragedy of life is what dies inside a man while he lives.
There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.
When we meet real tragedy in life, we can react in two ways - either by losing hope and falling into self-destructive habits, or by using the challenge to find our inner strength.
History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamor of the bad people, but the appalling silence of the good people.
Faith in God offers no insurance against tragedy.
Tragedy is like strong acid - it dissolves away all but the very gold of truth.
We don't even know how strong we are until we are forced to bring that hidden strength forward. In times of tragedy, of war, of necessity, people do amazing things. The human capacity for survival and renewal is awesome.
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.
The deepest definition of youth is life as yet untouched by tragedy.
The mark of your ignorance is the depth of your belief in injustice and tragedy. What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the Master calls the butterfly.
There's no tragedy in life like the death of a child. Things never get back to the way they were.
A tragic situation exists precisely when virtue does not triumph but when it is still felt that man is nobler than the forces which destroy him.
The tragedy of life and of the world is not that men do not know God; the tragedy is that, knowing Him, they still insist on going their own way.
Tragedy is a tool for the living to gain wisdom, not a guide by which to live.
All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.
History repeats itself, the first as tragedy, then as farce.
You can't expect to hit the jackpot if you don't put a few nickels in the machine.
Actions are the first tragedy in life, words are the second. Words are perhaps the worst. Words are merciless. . .
Getting used to our blessings is one of the most important non-evil generators of human evil, tragedy and suffering.
In tragedy every moment is eternity; in comedy, eternity is a moment.
Tragedy delights by affording a shadow of the pleasure which exists in pain.
Ive never thought of my characters as being sad. On the contrary, they are full of life. They didnt choose tragedy. Tragedy chose them.
Laughter is very young, whereas tragedy, except the very highest of all, quickly becomes haggard.
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